07/30/2013 - 8:49am

GNC on Monday named Carmine Fortino EVP business development. Fortino comes to GNC from Atrium Innovations, a Canadian natural health products company, where he was president. Fortino also was a former director of GNC from 2007 to 2011.

07/29/2013 - 2:41pm

Drug maker Pfizer is planning to split its commercial division into three business lines that will separate its branded and generic products, the company said Monday.

07/29/2013 - 2:02pm

Actavis is launching new formulations of a drug used to treat tension headaches, the company said Monday.

07/29/2013 - 1:31pm

Dr. Reddy's Labs has launched a generic drug used to treat Alzheimer's disease, the company said.

07/29/2013 - 1:15pm

Nestlé Coffee-Mate announced a licensing agreement with Girl Scouts of the USA to bring two popular Girl Scout cookie flavors to its line of coffee creamers.

07/29/2013 - 10:38am

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association endorsed the Restoring Access to Medication Act (H.R. 2835), which would repeal a requirement enacted into law as part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 that requires consumers to obtain a prescription in order to utilize their flexible spending arrangements and health savings accounts to purchase over-the-counter medicines.

07/29/2013 - 10:35am

Actavis hopes to become the first to market a generic drug for treating chronic pain, the company said.

07/29/2013 - 10:31am

Reckitt Benckiser will be launching a product for nighttime cold and flu relief in both liquid and tablet form, the company's CEO told investors Monday morning.

07/29/2013 - 9:50am

U.S.-based drug maker Perrigo Co. will buy Ireland's Elan Corp. for $8.6 billion, the companies said.